PDD funds programs and services to help adult Albertans with developmental disabilities to be a part of their communities and live as independently as they can.
Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD)
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)
The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) program provides financial and health-related assistance to eligible adults with a disability. The disability must be permanent and substantially limit the person’s ability to earn a living. AISH clients may also be eligible to receive supplemental assistance (a child benefit and personal benefits) through the AISH program.
Office of the Public Guardian (OPG)
The Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) provides decision-making mechanisms for individuals who are unable to make personal, non-financial decisions for themselves. The OPG does this through the Personal Directives Act, the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act and the Mental Health Act. The OPG also administers the Personal Directives Registry and the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Registry.
ADCS stands for the ‘The Alliance for the Defence of Canadian Sovereignty’. We are a non-profit corporation registered with Corporations Canada.
The PURPOSE of ADCS is to defend Canada’s sovereignty and its people from the attempt of other countries to impose their legislation on Canada.
“We teach people with disabilities to advocate on behalf of themselves and others. We are a united voice which promotes equality, opportunities, and inclusion for us by educating the community about our dreams and what we can achieve.”